Posts Tagged ‘the-financial’

Fed in Emergency Bid to Put Bailout Ruling on Hold

Thursday, August 26th, 2010

The Federal Reserve asked a U.S. appeals court to delay implementing a ruling that would force the central bank to disclose details of its emergency lending programs to banks during the financial crisis.

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Fed in Emergency Bid to Put Bailout Ruling on Hold

Senators Prepare a Citigroup-Sized Hole In Volcker Rule

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

Senate negotiators are expected to offer changes today to the financial reform bill that would soften the Volcker rule.

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Senators Prepare a Citigroup-Sized Hole In Volcker Rule

Week Ahead: Banking Reform Will Overshadow Even the Fed

Friday, June 18th, 2010

Banking reform will likely overshadow the Fed in the coming week, as Congress edges closer to a new financial regulatory reform bill whose effect on the financial sector remains murky.

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Week Ahead: Banking Reform Will Overshadow Even the Fed

Britain’s Brown Says Global Bank Levy Accord Close

Monday, April 5th, 2010

Gordon Brown claimed the world’s large economies were close to agreeing a global tax on banks that would cost the financial sector billions of pounds a year, the FT reports.

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Britain’s Brown Says Global Bank Levy Accord Close

Republicans Dispute Course of Financial Overhaul

Sunday, April 4th, 2010

End the public lifeline for large financial institutions, Republicans are demanding as they push back against Democratic efforts to set new rules for the financial industry.

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Republicans Dispute Course of Financial Overhaul

Wall Street Helped Cover Up Greek Debts, Fueling Crisis

Sunday, February 14th, 2010

Tactics like the ones that fostered subprime mortgages in America have worsened the financial crisis shaking Greece and undermining the euro, reports the New York Times.

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Wall Street Helped Cover Up Greek Debts, Fueling Crisis

BofA Adds Property Unit to Asia-Pacific Hiring Spree

Thursday, February 4th, 2010

Bank of America has embarked on a major hiring spree across Asia, aiming to expand in the fast growing region and revive the investment banking franchise that Merrill Lynch built before the financial crisis.

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BofA Adds Property Unit to Asia-Pacific Hiring Spree